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Mar 01, 2017
Summer of 2017 will be sweltering, warns IMD; even hill stations will not be sparedAccording to the IMD summer forecast, the temperatures will be "above normal" in the months of March to May. And even the mountains of north India are expected to be sweltering
Feb 16, 2017
India gets its heat index: IMD launches new map that tells you how hot it really isA heat index – a measure of how hot it really feels to humans– is calculated based on actual temperatures and relative humidity levels.
Dec 26, 2016
Kerala stares at worst drought in 115 years: State may impose water rationing systemIt is the worst drought to have hit the state in 115 years. If the forecast of the State Meteorological Department is read along with the reports coming from the groundwater authorities, Kerala is on the verge of a crisis of unprecedented proportions.
Dec 12, 2016
Cyclone Vardah: Govt taking all precautions at Kalpakkam nuclear power plant in KancheepuramGovernment has taken all precautions for the safety of Kalpakkam nuclear power plant as Tamil Nadu faces a severe cyclonic storm Vardah on Monday.
Oct 19, 2016
Monsoon ends with food output of 270 million tonnes; 91 reservoirs show 25% increase in storageWith the southwest monsoon officially withdrawing this week, water available in 91 reservoirs nationwide is 25 percent more than the amount available in October 2015, according to Central Water Commission data, except in Karnataka and Gujarat, which face more than 20 percent deficit in seasonal rainfall.
Sep 22, 2016
#MumbaiRains trends on Twitter as people share jokes and updates on the unrelenting rainfallIt's that time of the year again when monsoon activity makes life harder for a lot of people in Mumbai.
Sep 15, 2016
Monsoon worry: Don’t press the panic button yet; the rain Gods aren’t angry this yearSo far, rain distribution has been fairly reasonable this year.
Aug 08, 2016
Heavy rain alert issued for seven districts in UttarakhandA heavy rain alert has been issued by the weather department for seven districts of Uttarakhand during the next 48 hours beginning on Monday evening.
Jul 30, 2016
Incessant rains lash Mumbai: IMD predicts heavy showers across Maharashtra on SundayIncessant rains continued to lash the city and neighbouring districts on Saturday, throwing normal life out of gear even as weathermen predicted heavy showers across the state for Sunday.
Jul 30, 2016
At 144 mm, Palam registers first three digit rainfall of the season for DelhiThe heavy rain that hit the national capital on Friday saw Delhi record its first three digit rainfall of the season at Palam——at 144 mm, the weather office said on Saturday